Orthopaedic Staff Nurse (London)

London (Central)
£31500 - £35000 per annum
08 Jan 2014
05 Feb 2014
Matt Dunn
Nursing Field
Hospital, Private Healthcare
Job Type
Prestigious London Hospital requires Orthopaedic Staff Nurse to work on surgical in patients ward. Facility and Benefits: Located in the heart of London`s esteemed medical district, this hospital offers a wide range of medical and surgical services. The hospital has 121 beds and has 8 fully equipped theatres including three laminar flow theatres for orthopaedic surgery. Job Description: You will be required to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate high standards of nursing care to patients, within a safe, caring and comfortable environment. You will work within the team, supervising and directing junior staff. You will care for patients following a variety of major and minor orthopaedic surgical treatments. Duties and Responsibilities: - Good clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions - Assess, plan and deliver care to meet patient and family needs - Undertake extended roles such as IV cannulation and phlebotomy - Contribute to research based care and other practice development initiatives - Contribute to the setting of clinical standards, policy and procedure - Promote good communication channels amongst staff enhancing good team work - Maintain a safe environment for patients and staff - Deputise for senior staff in their absence, demonstrating leadership and management Skills & Experience: - NMC registered - 1 year of post-graduate experience in a relevant setting - Post-graduate course related to orthopaedics desirable - Mentorship desirable - Able to work as part of a large team To apply or for further information please contact Matt Dunn on: 02078618950 EXT: 1564 Or Email: matt.dunn.a4lfw4lmdli@hclpermanent.aptrack.co.uk Applications must be received by: 16/01/2014